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GlyphTypeface Constructor (Uri)
Initializes a new instance of the GlyphTypeface class using the specified font file location.
You cannot use constructors in XAML.
- Type: System.Uri
The URI that specifies the location of the font file.
This constructor creates a new GlyphTypeface object from an OpenType font face specified by typefaceSource. The constructed GlyphTypeface object does not use style simulations.
The following example shows how to create a new instance of the GlyphTypeface class by specifying a font file location.
// Create a glyph typeface by referencing the Kootenay OpenType font.
GlyphTypeface glyphTypeface = new GlyphTypeface(new Uri("file:///C:\\WINDOWS\\Fonts\\Kooten.ttf"));
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003
The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
Supported in: 3.5, 3.0